The British are desperate to shorten the length of WW2 and propose a daring raid to smash Germany's industrial heart. At first the objective looks impossible until a British scientist invents an ingenious weapon capable of destroying the planned target. Written by
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The story of the "bombs that had to bounce" - and the air-devils who had to drop 'em!
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Guy Gibson is smoking a pipe in a first class railway compartment. The pipe smoke goes out of the window towards the engine i.e. in the opposite direction to what it should. See more
Flight Lt. J.F. Leggo, DFC
[Looks at his watch at dinner, before the raid
We've still got an hour. Let's go put our feet up for a bit before we change.
Flight Lt. H.B. Martin, DSO, DFC, AFC
Not a bad idea. C'mon.
Referenced in QI: History
"The Dam Busters"
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